Windsor EXPO Tombola for Kids in Nepal

Roll up, roll up, roll up… Thursday 25th June at Windsor Racecourse as part of Thames Valley EXPO, Business in Berkshire is hosting a TOMBOLA where we’ll have 200 tickets costing just £5 each… That will give us… yes you’ve guessed it…. £1,000 for the kids in Nepal… mighty generous of you 😉 Adding to our Dragon Boat Challenge total (I’m still looking for more paddlers if you know of any brave dragon slayers!) and go to The Juniper Fund who manage the process.   All we need now are a bunch of prizes… Reid Office Supplies are providing a … Continue reading Windsor EXPO Tombola for Kids in Nepal

Ever wondered what it’s like to feel an earthquake and get hit by an avalanche on Everest?

Today I launched our appeal for half a dozen more people to join our Dragon Boat Challenge crew on Dorney Lake Sunday 28th June 2015 at the Thames Valley EXPO’s exhibitors lunch at The MacDonald Hotel, Windsor.   We’re going to raise money for The Juniper Fund and here’s why…   I was a little irritated about having said a swear word a few times in my presentation but after listening to the German’s above I forgave myself! Thanks to Mary Flavelle for the great camera work… would have been nice to capture the standing ovation at the end mind … Continue reading Ever wondered what it’s like to feel an earthquake and get hit by an avalanche on Everest?

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Christmas Lunch for Windsor’s Older People

Every year, Spencer Denney Centre feed around 100 older people over 3 days around Christmas time. Catherine, the centre manager, likes to make it special with an individual gift for each attendee. The table is decked out with all things … Continue reading Christmas Lunch for Windsor’s Older People

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Presentation of cheque to Prince Philip Trust Fund

Tuesday evening Windsor & Eton Rotary Club presented a cheque for £42,349.81 to Prince Edward in his capacity as chairman of The Prince Philip Trust Fund. The Prince Philip Trust Fund helps many local people in need… enjoy this video … Continue reading Presentation of cheque to Prince Philip Trust Fund

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Join us for breakfast and hear how to make a difference…

Maidenhead Twenties, Friday 12th December 7.45 am Fredrick’s Hotel, Shoppenhangers Lane, Maidenhead. The Twenties Maidenhead team set out to create a place where you can be inspired, share insights and connect with like-minded business people over a good breakfast. Join … Continue reading Join us for breakfast and hear how to make a difference…

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Tweet, tweet, tweet… get your advent calendar ‘ere!

Last week I tried another experiment with Twitter to see if we could turn engagement into reality. Funny thing Twitter, very much a real time engagement tool… talking about a topic with many using #hash tags or with a few … Continue reading Tweet, tweet, tweet… get your advent calendar ‘ere!

Looking to double the membership TODAY!

Posted this on my Business in Berkshire LinkedIn Group last week but I felt the need to also share it right here, right now! What go from 2672 members to over 5000 in a day… you must be off your … Continue reading Looking to double the membership TODAY!

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Slow Business Networking NEW Community Format

Over the last year myself & others in the area, namely Carla Delaney, Stuart Young & Colin Willman have been hosting Slow Business Networking events. The aim was to bring people out on a Friday for a spot of business … Continue reading Slow Business Networking NEW Community Format

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Crowd Funding for Magna Carta Events

15th June 2015 is 800 years since the signing of the Magna Carta at Runneymede… Widely accepted as the birth of democracy, King John was forced to sign an agreement by England’s barons which essential put the people in charge… … Continue reading Crowd Funding for Magna Carta Events

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Want to know what Windsor & Eton Rotary Club get up to?

From drinks receptions in Windsor Castle to falling in the “drink” when retrieving our little racing ducks from old father Thames! Windsor & Eton Rotary have enviable social access and an amazing record for charitable achievements… our club was recently … Continue reading Want to know what Windsor & Eton Rotary Club get up to?

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Social Media ensures our Windsor Calendar Sparkles this Xmas

Summers over, the nights are closing in so I guess it’s OK to start looking forward to Christmas 2014. Last year we launched our Windsor & Eton Rotary Club Advent Calendar and I used Twitter to engage with some of … Continue reading Social Media ensures our Windsor Calendar Sparkles this Xmas

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Windsor & Eton Rotary Advent Calendar 2014

Windsor & Eton Rotary are looking for prizes for our 2014 advent calendar… you look like a generous sort! Last year we had fun selling the calendars and making a few thousand pounds for local charities… this year we want … Continue reading Windsor & Eton Rotary Advent Calendar 2014

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Hiring mobility scooters in Windsor

Hiring mobility scooters in Windsor is very easy… call 01753 622330 and ask for availability for when you are coming to town. Based at the coach park… SHOPMOBILITY WINDSOR Open Monday—Saturday 10:00am—5:00pm* The Coach Park Alma Road Windsor SL4 3HY … Continue reading Hiring mobility scooters in Windsor

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Sir Ian MacFadyen Farewell Dinner

Last Sunday evening, Sir Ian & Lady Sally MacFadyen were special guests at a dinner hosted by Windsor & Eton Rotary Club in the Pavilion at Sir Christopher Wren Hotel. “Oh what a night!” The champagne flowed before dinner, The … Continue reading Sir Ian MacFadyen Farewell Dinner